Protastúnach

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Protestant + -ach (adjectival suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Protastúnach (genitive singular masculine Protastúnaigh, genitive singular feminine Protastúnaí, plural Protastúnacha, comparative Protastúnaí)

  1. (Christianity) Protestant

Declension[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Protastúnach m (genitive singular Protastúnaigh, nominative plural Protastúnaigh)

  1. (Christianity) Protestant

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Protastúnach Phrotastúnach bProtastúnach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "Protastúnach" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • G. Toner, S. Arbuthnot, M. Ní Mhaonaigh, D. Wodtko, editors (1913–76), “protestant”, in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Dublin: Royal Irish Aacademy, →ISBN
  • “Protastúnach” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 2nd ed., 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • Entries containing “Protastúnach” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “Protastúnach” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.